Workshops facilitated by QUT Creative Industries has enabled Queensland school students from diverse backgrounds to experience creative approaches to education.
It’s 8pm in Hell’s Kitchen, New York, and the wailing sounds of sirens can be heard outside the apartment building, located seven blocks from central park. Brisbane born and bred Anna Stodart has her roommate’s dog on her lap as she discusses via Skype how she came to work in one of the most difficult industries in one of the world’s most demanding cities.
Moving from country Queensland to a global cultural capital, QUT fashion graduate Georgia Grainger has persevered to embed herself into the fast-paced fashion industry. As assistant product manager of Zign, she monitors trends, finds inspiration and continues to develop her portfolio.